The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 641 657 576
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 270 258 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 243 215 296
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +14.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Developer over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 267 £39,500 -7.05% 53
South East +46 91 £37,500 -18.03% 11
London -46 75 £47,500 +5.55% 7
East Sussex +45 29 £49,250 +31.33%
Buckinghamshire +10 26 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Milton Keynes +4 25 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Brighton - 25 £53,500 -
City of London +34 22 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +2 22 £32,000 -5.18% 6
Yorkshire +19 21 £35,000 - 4
South West +2 20 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Surrey +14 17 £47,500 +2.15% 3
West Yorkshire +12 15 £35,000 - 1
Leeds +11 14 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East of England +1 13 £52,500 +50.00% 4
North West -14 11 £38,500 +40.00% 8
Birmingham +8 10 £32,250 +7.50% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £38,000 - 1
Essex -3 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Hampshire +15 6 £29,500 -34.44%
Staffordshire -1 6 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Cheshire -8 6 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Trowbridge - 6 £39,250 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 6 £35,000 -
Olney - 6 £35,000 -
York +8 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North Yorkshire +7 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Guildford +1 5 £50,000 +7.52%
Portsmouth - 5 £29,500 -
Bristol - 5 £35,000 - 5

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title.

1 508 (91.20%) SQL
2 420 (75.40%) SQL Server
3 283 (50.81%) T-SQL
4 226 (40.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 184 (33.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 173 (31.06%) .NET
6 173 (31.06%) Microsoft
7 131 (23.52%) Business Intelligence
8 119 (21.36%) Data Warehouse
9 116 (20.83%) Oracle
10 114 (20.47%) ETL
11 109 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
12 105 (18.85%) MS Excel
13 104 (18.67%) Finance
14 103 (18.49%) Performance Tuning
15 102 (18.31%) C#
16 100 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 98 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 97 (17.41%) Relational Database
19 85 (15.26%) Marketing
20 79 (14.18%) Oracle Database
21 72 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012
22 66 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
23 63 (11.31%) Java
23 63 (11.31%) PL/SQL
24 58 (10.41%) XML
25 55 (9.87%) UNIX
26 54 (9.69%) Data Modelling
27 51 (9.16%) Scrum
28 47 (8.44%) Data Integration

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.80%) CMS
1 10 (1.80%) Umbraco
2 9 (1.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.44%) IIS
4 7 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.90%) Apache
6 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.36%) JBoss
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.18%) Node.js
7 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 105 (18.85%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.95%) MS Office
3 7 (1.26%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.90%) FastStats
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (0.90%) Aareon QL
2 3 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.90%) PaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (0.54%) VLAN
2 2 (0.36%) Network Security
3 1 (0.18%) SSL
3 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (75.40%) SQL Server
2 226 (40.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 184 (33.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (21.36%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 98 (17.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 97 (17.41%) Relational Database
8 79 (14.18%) Oracle Database
9 72 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 66 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (7.00%) Big Data
12 37 (6.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (5.75%) NoSQL
14 31 (5.57%) RDBMS
15 25 (4.49%) Hadoop
16 23 (4.13%) MySQL
17 20 (3.59%) Oracle Exadata
18 19 (3.41%) MongoDB
18 19 (3.41%) MS Access
19 18 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.08%) Toad
8 5 (0.90%) dbdeploy
8 5 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.72%) Subversion
10 3 (0.54%) JIRA
11 2 (0.36%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.18%) MSTest
12 1 (0.18%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.18%) PVCS
12 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (18.67%) Finance
2 85 (15.26%) Marketing
3 22 (3.95%) Banking
4 19 (3.41%) Advertising
5 15 (2.69%) Retail
6 14 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.97%) Front Office
7 11 (1.97%) Back Office
8 6 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.08%) Legal
8 6 (1.08%) Billing
8 6 (1.08%) Games
9 5 (0.90%) Automotive
10 4 (0.72%) Law
10 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.72%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (31.06%) .NET
2 58 (10.41%) XML
3 44 (7.90%) Web Services
4 40 (7.18%) ASP.NET
5 37 (6.64%) HTML
6 29 (5.21%) CSS
7 19 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (2.15%) jQuery
9 11 (1.97%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.80%) WCF
11 9 (1.62%) Entity Framework
12 7 (1.26%) MDX
12 7 (1.26%) RESTful
12 7 (1.26%) XSLT
13 6 (1.08%) COM
13 6 (1.08%) SOAP
13 6 (1.08%) NHibernate
14 5 (0.90%) XSD
14 5 (0.90%) ODBC
15 4 (0.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.44%) Data Integration
2 41 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.21%) Replication
4 28 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.31%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.59%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.87%) Physics
8 15 (2.69%) Clustering
9 13 (2.33%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.15%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.08%) Data Extraction
14 5 (0.90%) CMDB
14 5 (0.90%) GIS
15 4 (0.72%) Statistics
15 4 (0.72%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.54%) Hedge funds
16 3 (0.54%) Online Games
16 3 (0.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.87%) UNIX
2 40 (7.18%) Linux
3 39 (7.00%) Windows
4 4 (0.72%) AIX
5 2 (0.36%) VMS
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.52%) Business Intelligence
2 114 (20.47%) ETL
3 109 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (18.49%) Performance Tuning
5 54 (9.69%) Data Modelling
6 51 (9.16%) Scrum
7 44 (7.90%) Analytics
8 34 (6.10%) Web Development
9 30 (5.39%) Data Transformation
10 29 (5.21%) Digital Marketing
10 29 (5.21%) CRM
11 28 (5.03%) E-Commerce
12 27 (4.85%) SDLC
13 24 (4.31%) Data Analysis
14 23 (4.13%) Project Management
14 23 (4.13%) MVC
15 22 (3.95%) Workflow
15 22 (3.95%) Migration
16 21 (3.77%) Time Management
17 20 (3.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 508 (91.20%) SQL
2 283 (50.81%) T-SQL
3 102 (18.31%) C#
4 63 (11.31%) Java
4 63 (11.31%) PL/SQL
5 43 (7.72%) JavaScript
6 41 (7.36%) VBA
7 35 (6.28%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.87%) VB
10 15 (2.69%) PHP
11 13 (2.33%) Perl
12 10 (1.80%) C++
12 10 (1.80%) C
12 10 (1.80%) Python
13 8 (1.44%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
14 4 (0.72%) VB6
15 2 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (7.36%) Degree
2 30 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.69%) OCP
3 15 (2.69%) OCA
3 15 (2.69%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (1.44%) MCSE
5 3 (0.54%) MCSA
5 3 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.18%) MCITP
6 1 (0.18%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.95%) QA
2 8 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) EMIR
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (2.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (0.90%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (0.36%) WMI
4 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 173 (31.06%) Microsoft
2 116 (20.83%) Oracle
3 16 (2.87%) Sybase
4 12 (2.15%) Google
5 9 (1.62%) Informatica
6 8 (1.44%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (1.26%) VMware
7 7 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.90%) Talend
8 5 (0.90%) Aareon
9 4 (0.72%) Teradata
10 3 (0.54%) Alterian
10 3 (0.54%) Red Gate
10 3 (0.54%) Tableau
10 3 (0.54%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.54%) Apple
10 3 (0.54%) Citrix
10 3 (0.54%) Siebel
11 2 (0.36%) SAP
11 2 (0.36%) IBM
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £22500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum + career progress and training
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k + pension + healthcare + gym membership
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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